Record: UNIFEM: A World Free of Violence Against Women
UNIFEM: A World Free of Violence Against Women
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This landmark event connecting 5 sites (New York, Delhi, Nairobi, Mexico City and Strasbourg) highlights initiatives to prevent and eliminate violence against women, which have been launched through partnership between UN agencies, governments, civil society, educational institutions and the media. Testimonies are heard from advocates, government officials, judges and law enforcement personnel, and activists concerning issues such as domestic violence, trafficking in women, harmful and traditional practices, and violence against women in the context of war.